Northsight Capital Closes Acquisition of Crush Mobile Apps
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., January 11, 2018 (Newswire.com) - Northsight Capital Inc. ("NCAP") has completed its acquisition of Crush Mobile LLC (www.CrushMobileApps.com). Crush Mobile, with approximately 900,000 members, has developed a group of dating sites with a presence in the Latino, Israeli and African-American communities. With Crush now a part of Northsight's growing media group, Crush will also be incorporating into its dating applications suite Northsight's "Joint Lovers" dating app, which will concentrate on the cannabis space.
There are an estimated 50 million people in the U.S. that have tried online dating. The online dating industry generates total combined revenues of an estimated $1.7 billion. Crush Mobile has one of the leading dating apps targeting the Jewish, Latino and African-American communities, giving millennials an efficient way to form meaningful relationships. Crush's targeted apps have among the most advanced chat features of all dating apps on the market. Crush Mobile's white label technology allows for seamless and customizable replication into a wide community of specific apps with built-in monetization potential, which presents new opportunities for both users and advertisers.
Crush's management team has previously developed several well-known and successful social media sites and has vast experience in startup growth, mobile software, lead generation and brand and marketing expertise. This combined knowledge and experience should facilitate advancing NCAP's media platform to revenues and profitability.
Crush Mobile provides strong management, a robust technology platform and a large community of users, all of which should enable the combined company to build a compelling media, branding and advertising platform in the cannabis space.
Following the closing, the Crush Mobile management team will initially become consultants and part of day-to-day operations of NCAP. Crush Mobile agreed to waive the condition that NCAP raise $500,000 prior to closing.
Northsight is currently seeking additional acquisitions in the cannabis media space and will announce them if and when they occur.
Itay Koren, chairman, Crush Mobile, and future chairman, Northsight Capital, stated: "We are thrilled to be joining such a great partner. Crush Mobile brands' technology and management team together with NCAP's significant media platform will help create a unique entity, well-positioned to benefit from increased resources and improved financial strength. Together, we can leverage the strengths of each company to scale, grow and provide an exceptional user experience."
John Venners, NCAP EVP and director, stated: "Crush Mobile provides strong management, a robust technology platform and a large community of users, all of which should enable the combined company to build a compelling media, branding and advertising platform in the cannabis space."
About Crush Mobile Apps
Crush Mobile revolutionizes the way millennials connect for long-term dating by uniting them based on demographics. Crush Mobile helps singles find love through demographically targeted apps for iPhone and Android for specific audiences such as Jewish, Latino and African-American. Crush's white label technology allows for easy replication into a wide range of niche apps that help users of a similar background find, chat and meet with their Crushes. By having an umbrella and demographically targeted platforms, Crush generates higher retention and user value while still capturing the overall market size. Crush's targeted apps with built-in monetization potential present new opportunities for both users and advertisers.
About Northsight Capital Inc.
Northsight Capital Inc. ("NCAP") is comprised of a portfolio of online marijuana-related websites developed and operated by the company. These sites incorporate many aspects of the marijuana industry. The company provides its audience with a means to stay informed on the industry's most cutting-edge marijuana-related innovations and legislation. The company's most dynamic concept, Weed Depot, provides consumers with a geo-targeted map directory of medical and recreational dispensaries, head shops, doctors, attorneys and more within the marijuana industry. The Weed Depot app can be downloaded for free at the iTunes Store and Google Play. Weed Depot has an entire platform of content suited for every aspect of advertising and marketing to consumers from all businesses in the cannabis industry.
The company's 420 careers is a leading job site in the cannabis space with 2,000 to 3,000 visitors a day and approximately 1 million page views per month.
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Source: Northsight Capital Inc.